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Twelve-hour Icelandic take on Mozart, 'Bliss' will mark first live event at the Michigan Building ...

Detroit Metro Times 22 Sep 2021
For BLISS, Kjartansson borrows from the finale of Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro (spoiler alert ... final three minutes of the beloved opera with the same cast and orchestra for 12 hours without stopping ... Detroit Month of Design, Bliss, opera, Mozart, Michigan Building, Detroit, Image.
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Spoleto Festival USA has many stories left to tell

The Post and Courier 22 Sep 2021
Redden ... Charleston’s history is, to say the least, mixed ... When Charleston was founded in 1670, opera was a younger art form than jazz is now. Mozart would be born almost 90 years later ... In 2022, the Festival will finally present Omar, an opera based on the autobiography of Omar Ibn Said who was sold in Charleston in 1807 ... 31. .
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Laredo College Opera Workshop: We’re Back: Double Trouble

Texas Border Business 21 Sep 2021
The Opera Workshops are back at Laredo College with a comedy that will fill the Guadalupe and Lilia Martinez Fine Arts Center with laughter ...The Impresario” is a brief, one-act comic opera by Mozart, with a new script and lyrics written by LC Professor of Music and Voice Dr.
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‘Visceral connection’: New Ross festival pianists on playing for live audiences again

The Irish Times 20 Sep 2021
Russian-Israeli. What was the musical highpoint of the last 18 months?. It was so unbelievably crazy and challenging, that time. Our perception of that whole period has been so different from normal circumstances ... I was actually much more interested in orchestral music and opera ... I would listen to Mozart operas and try to play them on the piano ... Irish ... .
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Laredo College Opera Workshop: ‘We’re Back: Double Trouble’

LMT Online 18 Sep 2021
The Opera Workshops are back at Laredo College with a comedy that will fill the Guadalupe and Lilia Martinez Fine Arts Center with laughter ...The Impresario” is a brief, one-act comic opera by Mozart, with a new script and lyrics written by LC Professor of Music and Voice Dr.
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Opera star Renee Fleming will perform with the Columbus Symphony Sept. 25

The Columbus Dispatch 17 Sep 2021
Thirty years ago in March, when she made her first appearance with the world-famous Metropolitan Opera in New York, Fleming appeared as Countess Almaviva in Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro.” She has since appeared with The Met as Hanna Glawari in Lehar’s ...
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Il Vologeso review – tickbox story, striking harmonies from Mozart’s opera peer

The Observer 16 Sep 2021
Niccolò Jommelli, as none but the most committed 18th-century opera nerd will be able to tell you, wrote Il Vologeso in 1766, when the 10-year-old Mozart was a year into his own composing career ... The 18th-century opera bingo card fills up in minutes ... Ruthless yet clueless, the emperor spends much of the opera puzzling Berenice out.
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Opera in the Heights Embarks on an In-Person and Digital 2021-22 Season

Houston Press 16 Sep 2021
Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsberg and Antonin Scalia has inspired an opera by Derrick Wang that will be part of the 2021-22 season for Opera in the Heights ... The music used in it references the work of Handel, Mozart, Rossi, Bellini and more of the classical composers ... It's about an hour long comic opera ... Decameron Opera Coalition Heroes.
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Opera librettist Amanda Holden obituary

The Observer 16 Sep 2021
This opened up a fruitful avenue that eventually led to her creating more than 60 opera translations ... A case in point was her last new work – a translation of Così Fan Tutte for Longborough Festival Opera, directed by Sam Brown earlier this year, a task that gave her great satisfaction as it completed her roster of Mozart/Da Ponte operas.
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Carmen Balthrop, renowned opera singer and teacher, dies at 73

The Washington Post 16 Sep 2021
The soprano distinguished herself in operas including Scott Joplin’s “Treemonisha” and Mozart’s “The Magic Flute,” in recitals and in master classes around the world ... .
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The Magic Flute review — a polished revival for McVicar’s vintage Royal Opera staging

The Times/The Sunday Times 16 Sep 2021
Shall I top myself, asks the desperate Papageno in the final scenes of Mozart’s The Magic Flute — yes or no? Ja oder nein?.
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Diversity, dialogue – and a prankster bassoon: how Mozart speaks for us all

The Observer 15 Sep 2021
This aspect of Mozart’s brilliance carries over into his non-opera music ... Next to the operas, they are generally considered to be his most important body of work, and maybe this is partly because you get to meet “Mozart himself” ... Christopher Purves as Mozart’s Don Giovanni with ...
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California Symphony, Donato Cabrera are so ready to go live

The Mercury News 15 Sep 2021
Recently, Cabrera returned to conducting with Opera San Jose’s new production of Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s 1897 opera, “Mozart and Salieri.” Captured in the company’s state of the art Heiman Digital Media Studio, which was inaugurated last season under general director Khori ...
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Shi Yijie to headline SZSO season opener

Shenzhen Daily 14 Sep 2021
Being the first Chinese to sing at the Rossini Opera Festival in 2008, he was immediately invited back to sing at the festival and performed for five consecutive years. Now one of the representative singers of the world’s Rossini tenors, he also specializes in the works of Donizetti, Bellini and Mozart.
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The Times Daily Quiz: Monday September 13, 2021

The Times/The Sunday Times 13 Sep 2021
4 The Spanish brand Alvalle produces which chilled soup? ... 7 Leporello sings the “Catalogue Aria”, or Madamina, il catalogo è questo to Elvira in which Mozart opera? ... .
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